|Confederation||AFC (Asia; 2006–present)|
OFC (Oceania; 1966–2006)
|Sub-confederation||AFF (Southeast Asia)|
|Head coach||Graham Arnold|
|Most caps||Mark Schwarzer (109)|
|Top scorer||Tim Cahill (50)|
|Current||27 11 (22 December 2022)|
|Highest||14 (September 2009)|
|Lowest||102 (November 2014)|
| New Zealand 3–1 Australia |
(Dunedin, New Zealand; 17 June 1922)
| Australia 31–0 American Samoa |
(Coffs Harbour, Australia; 11 April 2001)
(World record for senior international matches)
| Australia 0–8 South Africa |
(Adelaide, Australia; 17 September 1955)
|Appearances||6 (first in 1974)|
|Best result||Round of 16 (2006, 2022)|
|Appearances||4 (first in 2007)|
|Best result||Champions (2015)|
|OFC Nations Cup|
|Appearances||6 (first in 1980)|
|Best result||Champions (1980,|
1996, 2000, 2004)
|Appearances||4 (first in 1997)|
|Best result||Runners-up (1997)|
Australia national soccer team is the national soccer team of Australia. Its official nickname is "the Socceroos". The team is under the control of the Football Australia which is a member of the Asian Football Confederation. It has also been invited to join the ASEAN Football Federation.
Australia has one of the best teams in Asia according to the FIFA Men's World Ranking. Australia has qualified for the FIFA World Cup six times (in 1974, 2006, 2010, 2014, 2018 and 2022). Australia has made it to the Round of 16 twice (in 2006 and 2022).
Most appearances[change | change source]
Top scorers[change | change source]
|9||Aurelio Vidmar||17||44||-||9||Gary Cole||17||19||1978-1982|
Players[change | change source]
Caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2023, after the match against Mexico.
Home stadiums[change | change source]
|By state and territory|
References[change | change source]
- "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 22 December 2022. Retrieved 22 December 2022.
- "Aussie footballers smash world record". BBC Sport. 11 April 2001. Retrieved 10 June 2012.[permanent dead link]
- Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
- "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. Retrieved 11 February 2019.
- "Subway Socceroos squad named to face Mexico". Football Australia. 1 September 2023.